To hear Rep. Steve Scalise tell it, President Donald Trump nearly won the Louisiana governor's race all by himself.
Posted on: 18 November 2019 | 3:43 pm
• Analysis: Why Trump won't release his taxes • Opinion: Two guesses why Trump moved to Florida
Posted on: 18 November 2019 | 2:51 pm
The Supreme Court on Monday denied "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli's appeal request over his 2017 fraud conviction, effectively upholding his seven-year prison sentence.
Posted on: 18 November 2019 | 2:34 pm
The American political debate over health care is absurd. Americans pay twice as much as any other nation for health care, and then are told daily that they "can't afford" to switch to a lower-cost system very similar to those of Canada and Europe. If President Donald Trump and the plutocratic Republican party were the only ones carrying this ridiculous message, it would be understandable. Yet this message is also coming from media pundits aligned with the Democratic Party and the most conservative wing of the party.
Posted on: 18 November 2019 | 1:43 pm
The Oxford Union -- a university debating society with many top British politicians among its former presidents -- has been criticized for its treatment of a blind student who was "dragged by his ankles" before being escorted from the debating chamber last month.
Posted on: 18 November 2019 | 1:30 pm
When I look back at my childhood, I remember riding a bike around the neighborhood and playing basketball with friends. But today, children are spending their free time on computers and smartphones more than they're riding bikes or playing ball. More than half of children ages 8 to 12 have their own tablet and a quarter of them have their own smartphone. Kids are getting hooked on apps like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and spending too much time on digital devices.
Posted on: 18 November 2019 | 1:03 pm
A man accidentally shot his brother while they were deer hunting in Michigan Saturday.
Posted on: 18 November 2019 | 3:43 am
When Donald Trump campaigns on behalf of Republican candidates, there is little doubt he inspires his base to vote. But after two high-profile Republican gubernatorial losses in deep red states — Kentucky and Louisiana — it's worth asking if Trump's efforts are animating more people to vote for Democrats than Republicans.
Posted on: 17 November 2019 | 8:16 pm
CNN's Scott McLean reports from Venice, Italy, where rising water is raising concern for the city's architecture and threatening some of the its artisan workshops.
Posted on: 17 November 2019 | 7:22 pm
Luis Calvillo was so eager to see his girls running and chasing soccer balls that when he came home after being hospitalized for months, he just took a shower and got in the car again.
Posted on: 17 November 2019 | 10:14 am